Guidelines evolve, please refer to the FAQ on the Government’s official portal for more current information.


  1. It is mandatory for all inbound passengers to register on the travel portal before travelling to Sierra Leone.
  2. Fully vaccinated inbound passengers are no longer required to take a pre-departure COVID-19 PCR test or test upon arrival.
  3. Pre-departure PCR test will not be required for non-vaccinated or partially vaccinated inbound passengers but test on arrival is mandatory.
  4. Outbound passengers must register on the travel portal and take the required PCR test within 48 hours to departure.
  5. Face mask in pubic/crowded places is strictly required for persons who are either non-vaccinated or partially vaccinated; whilst those who are fully vaccinated may go without it but advised to assess the risk.